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Today in Washington – April 4, 2020: COVID-19 Updates

Posted on April 4, 2020 in COVID-19 Daily Updates, Health Law News

Published by: Hall Render

Saturday, April 4 Recap

Note – ​We believe this is the most up-to-date information available at this time, but it is subject to change ​as circumstances warrant. Also, all finalized resources can be found ​on the COVID-19 ​Resource ​Center page ​of Hall Render’s website.​

Congressional Outlook

  • The House and Senate remain in recess until April 20.

From the Administration 

  • The White House issued a Memorandum on allocating certain scarce or threatened health and medical resources to domestic use. 

From the FDA 

  • The FDA updated a letter to the medical device industry on COVID-19.
  • The FDA issued recommendations to medical device manufacturers to reduce the risk of exposure to SARS-CoV-2 among manufacturing personnel.
  • The FDA issued guidance in its enforcement policy for clinical electronic thermometers.

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